Press Releases

September 8, 2018 Press Release
‘We all have a role to play and we must do better’

SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS – Today, U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) hosted an anti-bullying panel discussion in San Antonio to raise awareness of bullying and cyber-bullying abuse and to educate the community on prevention resources and best practices.

September 7, 2018 Press Release
A win for print newspapers across the nation

WASHINGTON, DC – The United States International Trade Commission (USITC) has reversed recent import tariffs on uncoated groundwood paper from Canada, after rejecting the Commerce Department’s argument that Canadian newsprint prices are harmful to the United States newsprint industry.

September 6, 2018 Press Release
"The crisis along our nation’s Southern border will only continue unless we actively work with our allies in Central America to find shared solutions"

WASHINGTON, DC – Following his August visit to the Northern Triangle, U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) today met with Salvadoran Ambassador to the U.S. Claudia Canjura to continue discussing shared challenges and identify areas for collaboration regarding mass migration, border security, human trafficking, violence and transnational crime. After his meeting, Rep.

September 5, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) has received the “Hero of Main Street” award by the National Retail Federation for consistently supporting public policy priorities important to the retail industry and its millions of small businesses.

August 29, 2018 Press Release
‘My fight to secure our borders with smart solutions is far from over.’

SAN ANTONIO, TX – U.S. Representative Will Hurd traveled to Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala this week on official business organized by the House Intelligence Committee.

August 27, 2018 Press Release

LA SALLE COUNTY, TX – This week, the La Salle County Fire Department was awarded more than $1.6 million in grant funding through the Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) program administered by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. This funding will allow for the hiring and recruiting of additional firefighters for the county. Following this great news, U.S.

August 27, 2018 Press Release

DEL RIO, TX – The Del Rio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce was recognized by the Texas Association of Mexican American Chambers of Commerce as the 2018 Small Chamber of the Year. Following this great news, U.S. Representative Will Hurd released the following statement: 

August 27, 2018 Press Release

DEL RIO, TX – This week, the Val Verde County Commissioners Court officially approved a ride service to transport local veterans to their weekly appointments at VA facilities in San Antonio and Kerrville, at no cost to the veterans. Following this exciting news, U.S. Representative Will Hurd (TX-23) issued the following statement:

August 15, 2018 Press Release
Hurd instrumental in securing funding

SAN ANTONIO, TX – Following years of security, accessibility and operational challenges, today, the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) announced a design build contract for the new San Antonio federal courthouse which will be built at the corner of Santa Rosa Avenue and Nueva Street. Rep.

July 25, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Will Hurd met with Guatemalan Ambassador to the United States Emanuel Espina.